The Fallacy of Workplace Authenticity

by Lesli Mones

There’s lots of talk lately about the value of authenticity and bringing our whole self to work.  I get it. … Read More

Not All Conflicts Are Created Equal

by Julie Diamond

Conflict.  After generations of bad press, there now seems to be a collective agreement that conflict is a good thing. … Read More

Why We Need Winter

by Julie Diamond

Someone asked me recently, how do you stay productive and active in winter, when it’s so tempting to just hibernate? … Read More

What’s Your Network Strength?

by Julie Diamond

Exercise. Eat right. Meditate. Get enough sleep. When it comes to staying healthy, those are the usual suspects. But, did … Read More

Is It Time To Stop Talking About Executive Presence?

by Lesli Mones

I have worked with senior leaders for a long time. And as an executive coach, I am very aware that … Read More

Knowing You Can Leave

by Lesli Mones

Back in the day, when I was a relationship therapist, I used to say to my clients, “If you don’t … Read More

The Truth About Attrition

by Julie Diamond

  We love this scene from the movie Coach Carter, in which Coach Carter (played by Samuel L. Jackson) delivers … Read More

Doing What Your Role Demands

by Lesli Mones

Coco Chanel once said, “A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.” While the kind of advice to women has changed … Read More

Executive Presence: Time to Rethink the Archetype of Invincibility

by Julie Diamond

At the 2016 Rio De Janeiro Olympics last month, Chinese swimmer Fu Yuanhui won a bronze medal in the women’s … Read More

Being held by an open mind

by Julie Diamond

At last month’s kick-off session for our Power2 Leaderlab, since it was the first in the series, we tackled confidentiality, … Read More